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to study how technology is being applied to wine making. so, i went to beautiful napa valley. >> we will check that out after this. >> on america tonight a remarkable breakthrough in the treatment of cancer. >> just a miracle... >> people who had no hope now tell their extraordinary stories. >> i thought i was gonna die... on america tonight on al jazeera america >> and now a techknow minute... >> guys, we will back to tech know, i am phil torres here with richelle, crystal and lindsey. crystal, you got to do a pretty classy story. i understand you went to napa valley? >> i did. i visited shaffer vineyards. and they are using technology and application of realtime data in their wine making process. you know see here some of the amazing different processes that they use. let's check it out. here on the hillside in napa, these pickers are harvesting grapes the way it's been done for thousands of years: by hand. 20th century technology has a hand in almost every step of the process from vine to wine. >> i am an innovator when it comes to making the best wine possible, whatever it take
that they use. let's check it out. here on the hillside in napa, these pickers are harvesting grapes the way it's been done for thousands of years: by hand. 20th century technology has a hand in almost every step of the process from vine to wine. >> i am an innovator when it comes to making the best wine possible, whatever it takes. doug shaffer is the president of shaffer vineyards. he has been working here since 1973 when his father bought the estate. wine making, experience, innovation, technology, computerization, able to get more information, better information to make better decisions with. >> for the last 29 years, his partner in making those decisions has been alia maker. he gave me a tour of the vineyard's high-tech tools fine tuning his craft. >> this is our weather station they gather ter detailed data in the field and transmit it via phone. >> what kind of analysis do the computers do? >> it gives us the temperatures, the wind speeds throughout the day, humidity throughout the day. and allows us just to have a feel for what's going on here for these vines. >> the second system calle
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